New York, NY - Al-Qaida Had Sights Set On Brooklyn Bridge

Published on: April 26th, 2011 at 09:45 PM
By:  NY1

New York, NY - Al-Qaida had the Brooklyn Bridge in its sights after the September 11th attacks, according to classified military files published by several newspapers including the New York Times.

The documents show terrorists had plans to cut the cables that support the suspension bridge, as well as hijack cargo planes, hack into bank computers and smuggle explosives in clothing shipments.

The files also contain details on more then 100 suspected terrorists held at Guantanamo Bay.

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